University of Vermont

Department of Music and Dance

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Alumni: Russell Flynn '08
    Bass, compositon and arranging

    Russ earned his Bachelor of Music degree from UVM, and his M.M. in Jazz Composition and Arranging at the Aaron Copland School of Music, NYC. Listen to Russ play his own "Stockholm Syndrome".

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Ray Vega
    jazz and Latin jazz, trumpeter

    One of the world's great jazz and Latin jazz artists is a recent teaching addition to UVM's jazz study program. Listen to Ray Vega

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Xiudan Lin '10

    Music student Xiudan Lin has mastered the masters on her piano: Beethoven, Ginastera, Ravel, and others. Hear Xiudan play.


The Department of Music and Dance welcomes students from all majors and from all colleges within the university: play in an ensemble, take private lessons, or study music theory, history, dance, and more! Become involved in music and dance at UVM and let our experienced faculty enrich and expand your musical horizons.

Become a music major
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What makes music at UVM unique?
Open to all students regardless of major
Majors and Minors
Performance, Education, Technology & Business, Jazz Studies, and more
Weekly one-on-one lessons to develop your skills
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Meet our talented professors
Attend a concert or recital
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